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Palm Desert 1/2 Marathon & 5K

Sun February 18, 2024 Palm Desert, CA 92260 US Directions


17 & Under Save $10!

1/2 Marathon

7:00AM PST
17 & Under Save $10!


7:30AM PST
Open to ages 1 - 110.

1K Kid's Run

10:00AM PST
Open to ages 1 - 13.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


43900 San Pablo Ave.
Palm Desert, CA US 92260


The Palm Desert 1/2 Marathon & 5K returns to the heart of the desert on Sunday, February 18, 2024! Race the Coachella Valley's original half marathon, or run/walk our flat, fast 5K course. Kids four to 13 can run our 1K kids run. 1/2 marathon & 5K participants receive an official race t-shirt, finisher medal, timing and post-race food. Kids run participants receive a finisher medal and post-race food. This year will be bigger than ever, so register today and join in on the fun!

Race Contact Info

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We couldn’t put on our events without the help of our awesome volunteers. We have volunteer opportunities in all areas, including registration & packet pickup, start line, finish line, and water stations. Donations are available for groups of 10 or more volunteers from non-profit and student organizations.

To see volunteer shifts and to sign up, Click Here.

To register your group to volunteer, Click Here.

Have general questions? Click Here to send us an e-mail.

Packet Pickup

On-site registration and packet pickup will take place at Palm Desert Civic Center Park on Saturday, February 17 from 10AM to 4PM, and on race morning starting at 5:30AM.



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